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Steven Louis Mahorney, MD

Assistant Consulting Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Division: 
Adult Psychiatry & Psychology
Office: Western Carolina Ctr, Durham, NC 27710
Campus Mail: DUMC Box 3950 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710

Director of Medical Services and Behavioral Medicine at J. Iverson Riddle Develpmental Center in Morganton, N.C..  Medical Director of Carolina"s Creative Counseling in Charlotte, N.C..  Specializes in Developmental Disabilities, Data Based Behavioral Medicine, Applied Behavior Analysis, and comparative psychotherapies.

Education and Training

  • M.D., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1973

Publications

McKee, Jerry R., James W. Bodfish, Steven L. Mahorney, William L. Heeth, and Melissa P. Ball. “Metabolic effects associated with atypical antipsychotic treatment in the developmentally disabled.” J Clin Psychiatry 66, no. 9 (September 2005): 1161–68. https://doi.org/10.4088/jcp.v66n0912.

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Newell, Karl M., Young G. Ko, Robert L. Sprague, Steven L. Mahorney, and James W. Bodfish. “Onset of dyskinesia and changes in postural task performance during the course of neuroleptic withdrawal.” Am J Ment Retard 107, no. 4 (July 2002): 270–77. https://doi.org/10.1352/0895-8017(2002)107<0270:OODACI>2.0.CO;2.

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Newell, K. M., J. W. Bodfish, S. L. Mahorney, and G. R. Breese. “A comparison of olanzapine to typical neuroleptics for the treatment of stereotyped movement disorder: Acute and long-term effects.” In Movement Disorders, 17:S326–S326. WILEY-LISS, 2002.

Scholars@Duke

Newell, K. M., B. Wszola, R. L. Sprague, S. L. Mahorney, and J. W. Bodfish. “The changing effector pattern of tardive dyskinesia during the course of neuroleptic withdrawal.” Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 9, no. 3 (August 2001): 262–68. https://doi.org/10.1037//1064-1297.9.3.262.

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Newell, K. M., J. W. Bodfish, S. L. Mahorney, and R. L. Sprague. “Dynamics of lip dyskinesia associated with neuroleptic withdrawal.” Am J Ment Retard 105, no. 4 (July 2000): 260–68. https://doi.org/10.1352/0895-8017(2000)105<0260:DOLDAW>2.0.CO;2.

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Davidson, J. R., H. S. Kudler, W. B. Saunders, L. Erickson, R. D. Smith, R. M. Stein, S. Lipper, E. B. Hammett, S. L. Mahorney, and J. O. Cavenar. “Predicting response to amitriptyline in posttraumatic stress disorder.” Am J Psychiatry 150, no. 7 (July 1993): 1024–29. https://doi.org/10.1176/ajp.150.7.1024.

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Davidson, J., H. Kudler, R. Smith, S. L. Mahorney, S. Lipper, E. Hammett, W. B. Saunders, and J. O. Cavenar. “Treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder with amitriptyline and placebo.” Arch Gen Psychiatry 47, no. 3 (March 1990): 259–66. https://doi.org/10.1001/archpsyc.1990.01810150059010.

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Mahorney, S. L., and J. O. Cavenar. “A new and timely delusion: the complaint of having AIDS.” Am J Psychiatry 145, no. 9 (September 1988): 1130–32. https://doi.org/10.1176/ajp.145.9.1130.

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Lipper, S., J. R. Davidson, T. A. Grady, J. D. Edinger, E. B. Hammett, S. L. Mahorney, and J. O. Cavenar. “Preliminary study of carbamazepine in post-traumatic stress disorder.” Psychosomatics 27, no. 12 (December 1986): 849–54. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0033-3182(86)72590-5.

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Hammett, E., S. Lipper, and S. L. Mahorney. “A Reanalysis of Arrest Rates.” Am J Psychiatry 143, no. 5 (May 1986): 675a – 6675. https://doi.org/10.1176/ajp.143.5.675-a.

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